CAR Court Starts Work On Human Rights Abuse Cases
The Special Criminal Court is deciding which cases it will begin hearing, eight months after its inauguration in Bangui. The cases include human rights abuses and violations of international humanitarian law - including war crimes and genocide - committed since 2003.
A former child combatant, 14, who used to be a member of the anti-balaka rebel group (file photo).
Captain Guy-Sylvain Goné, head of the disarmament and demobilization mission has said that there were no rebel fighters in the far north-west and west of the country where ... Read more »
According to one U.N. official, militia group 3R called a meeting of residents of nearby villages, then opened fire, Killing over 50 people in a town near the border with Chad. Read more »
The eighth peace deal signed between the government and the rebels since the conflict began, is fundamentally different from the rest because it contains provisions on the key ... Read more »